Search for dissertations about: "FETAL CARDIOLOGY"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words FETAL CARDIOLOGY.

  1. 1. Pregnancy in Ro/SSA positive women

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Medicine, Solna

    Author : Joanna Tingström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Congenital heart block (CHB) may develop in the fetus during pregnancy in Ro/SSA positive women. It is a rare but life-threatening disease and the most serious manifestation of neonatal lupus erythematosus (NLE). The frequency of CHB in Ro/SSA autoantibody positive pregnancy is 1-2%, with a recurrence rate of 12-17%. READ MORE